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  • Who the hell is this McCain person ...

    02/19/2017 4:09:15 PM PST · by HIDEK6 · 57 replies
    Feb 19, 2017 | HIDEK6
    ... and why should we care what he says?
  • Is it time to call trump mentally ill? (Nyt barf alert)

    02/17/2017 9:49:18 PM PST · by SteveH · 42 replies
    A lot of people seem to be questioning President Trump’s mental health. This month, Representative Ted Lieu, a California Democrat, went so far as to say he was considering proposing legislation that would require a White House psychiatrist.
  • Donald Trump: How the US President sees the world (must watch video, let page load)

    02/17/2017 4:36:37 PM PST · by Java4Jay · 1 replies
    "I inherited a mess," he said, in a reference to the Obama administration's approach to foreign policy.
  • Before 1930, All Christian Denominations Opposed Contraception

    02/17/2017 8:27:21 AM PST · by pinochet · 56 replies
    Before 1930, every Christian denomination opposed contraception. As a result, Whites were 36 percent of the world's population in 1900. The combined population of India and China today, is 36 percent of the world's population. The percentage of Whites in the world's population in 1900, was similar to the combined percentage of India and China to the world's population today. Western civilization in 1900, was not just dominant because of the West's science and technology. The West had demographic power, that gave Whites a majority in 3 continents (Europe, North America and Australia). Whites were a large minority in the...
  • Trump Coal Regulation RollBack Ceremony Today

    02/16/2017 6:19:26 PM PST · by beebuster2000 · 7 replies
    selfwatching FNC | february 16 2017 | beebuster2000
    Anyone else watch the Coal reg roll back signing at the White House? It was even more amazing than the press conference he gave earlier today. He showed a genuine common and human touch, the coal miners were moved, and said so, and Trump spread credit around for all. At the end, he turns to the coal Miners and says: "hey, you guys want to see the Oval Office?" they didn't know what to say and he says "Sure you do, come on along", and he takes the all in. A really genuine moment. Truly, today convinced me trump is...
  • Twitter: John Podesta Denies Bashing Hillary (Skippy Melting)

    02/16/2017 7:21:22 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 26 replies
    1 @realDonaldTrump “Podesta saying bad things about the boss” from a President who wouldn’t know the truth if it slapped him in the face 2 For the record, I never said bad things about Hillary in the emails the Russians stole to help elect him POTUS
  • Is there an App that will change "Undocumented" to "Illegal" when reading articles?

    02/16/2017 4:45:07 PM PST · by 11th_VA · 16 replies
    Feb 17, 2017 | 11th_VA
    Seriously - I'm sick of reading news stories with the term 'Undocumented'. It's a deliberate act to change the nature of the story and brand people who break the laws as non-criminals. Someone needs to create an app that downloads news stories and replaces the term "Undocumented Immigrant" with "Illegal Alien" ... Back to my cave ...
  • Ask President Trump!

    02/16/2017 8:16:02 AM PST · by FR_addict · 22 replies
    https://www.whitehouse.gov/ ^ | Feb 16,2017 | FR_Addict
    I would like to have a section set up on the White House website where the public can ask questions directly to President Trump. So many times, I’ve wanted to ask questions that the media will not ask. I have bombarded the media to ask them, but usually get ignored. He or his staff could pick out the ones he wants to answer, once a week or so. We don’t want to see softball questions, but respectful questions and not the silly questions the media keeps asking. Twitter does not allow enough chars for a good question and answer session....
  • Trump’s pick for ambassador to Israel unqualified, say 5 former envoys

    02/16/2017 8:23:58 AM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 57 replies
    Five former US ambassadors to Israel claimed Wednesday that President Donald Trump’s choice for the position is unqualified, and they are urging senators to carefully consider the nomination. In a letter sent to members of the Foreign Relations Committee, the former diplomats said David Friedman has staked out “extreme, radical positions” and has derided the two-state solution as an “illusory” fix for a non-existent problem. “We believe the committee should satisfy itself that Mr. Friedman has the balance and the temperament required to represent the United States as ambassador to Israel,” they wrote. The committee is scheduled to meet Thursday...
  • Vanity: WaPo Accidentally Outs that the Leakers are NINE Obama Administration Insiders

    02/15/2017 10:36:22 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 174 replies
    WashingtonPost
    Shall we review. 1. FBI clears Flynn of lying to the FBI and no charges will be filed. 2. NBC reports NO COLLUSION found between Trump and Russia. 3. NPR backtracks and says nothing illegal took place during the Flynn/Russian phone calls. 4. Chaffetz asked for the DOJ now under Sessions to put the IG on the leaks. 5. Several people have stated that these people are easy to find. And now WaPo article has to have these people running scared! Here it is! quote: Nine current and former officials, who were in senior positions at multiple agencies at the...
  • HOW DO YOU THINK ORDINARY DEMOCRATS ARE RESPONDING TO ALL THE ANTI-TRUMP VIOLENCE?

    02/15/2017 4:47:14 PM PST · by cradle of freedom · 100 replies
    How do you think that ordinary Democrats are responding to all the anti-Trump violence? How have Democrats you know responded to the riots? How do they feel about Trump? Do they hate him?
  • Flynn, the Latest Furor, and the Week in Review

    02/15/2017 4:37:49 PM PST · by LS · 55 replies
    self | 2/15/2017 | LS
    This is sort of an update, requested by some, on my take on the developments of the last week or so. First, I have not been in contact with anyone at Team Trump. I think they have plenty to deal with. I am told my streams of contact still work, so they are just busy. Second, the rollout of the executive orders was not, contrary to some douchenozzle RINOs and know-it-all, inside-the-beltway pundits, "clumsy" or "poorly conceived." The fact is that ANY initiative as big as this is likely to be leaked the longer it germinated, and the more it...
  • SHEP SMITH IS SIMPLY MAKING STUFF UP...he has to go!

    02/15/2017 12:51:59 PM PST · by Toespi · 53 replies
    Fox News
    Josh Letterman a correspondent with AP said, "John McCain's claim that Russia is trying to test the new Trump administration, they are not doing anything about the Russian spy ship THAT IS ILLEGAL and the pentagon has actually been downplaying this, saying look, they have freedom of navigation and we are not going to stop a ship that has that freedom. In the course of this report letterman tied it in with the resignation of Flynn Shep then began sputtering "I need to make one quick correction there MY FRIEND, uh you said they got rid of Flynn over the...
  • Bad Advice About Flynn & Now The Left Tastes Blood In The Water With Unstoppable Shark Attacks

    02/14/2017 5:37:40 PM PST · by Stayfree · 60 replies
    Self | February 14, 2017 | Stayfree
    Whatever or whoever prompted Trump to authorize jettisoning Flynn was a HUGE mistake...now the leftists will use this situation to prove how Trump is not fit to be President. The decision was foolishly meant to curb criticism, but unfortunately the decision only gave the left more ammunition to prove that Trump is not a good leader, either he makes bad choices in hiring or weak in that he listened to bad advice. Either way, he has opened the floodgates of wrath. Bad advice to oust Flynn...he should have given all his critics the middle finger and told the press that...
  • Woo hoo! Dam disaster averted! Evacuation lifted! Praise God! Thank you, FRiends!

    02/14/2017 2:09:51 PM PST · by Texas Eagle · 57 replies
    n/a | Feb. 14, 2017 | Texas Eagle
    Praise God and thank all you FReepers for your prayers and offers of assistance!
  • Twitter: ICE is Hiring

    02/14/2017 12:22:51 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 9 replies
    Are you interested in working for ICE? Learn more about the different career paths.
  • New York Post Smears MILO as ‘Alt-Right Extremist

    02/14/2017 8:55:47 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 10 replies
    The New York Post smeared Breitbart Senior Editor MILO as an “alt-right extremist” in a recent article mentioning the Dangerous Faggot, despite the fact that MILO has repeatedly dismissed the label. “Chadwick Moore, a 33-year-old journalist who lives in Williamsburg, had been a lifelong liberal. Then, last September, he penned a profile for Out magazine of Milo Yiannopoulos — a controversial alt-right extremist who is an outspoken critic of feminism, Muslims and gay rights (despite being openly gay himself),” proclaimed the note at the beginning of OUT Magazine contributor Chadwick Moore’s recent article where he came out as a conservative....
  • Vanity: Michael Flynn is a Democrat - Don't Let the MSM Forget This

    02/14/2017 7:05:52 AM PST · by TigerClaws · 27 replies
    In office January 20, 2017 – February 13, 2017 President Donald Trump Deputy K. T. McFarland Preceded by Susan Rice Succeeded by Keith Kellogg (Acting) Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency In office July 24, 2012 – August 7, 2014 President Barack Obama Preceded by Ronald Burgess Succeeded by David Shedd (Acting) Personal details Born Michael Thomas Flynn December 1958 (age 58) Middletown, Rhode Island, U.S. Political party Democratic Education University of Rhode Island, Kingston (BS) Golden Gate University (MBA) United States Army Command and General Staff College (MMAS) Naval War College (MA)
  • The Candidate and the President

    02/13/2017 4:43:31 PM PST · by MosesKnows · 5 replies
    Feb 13, 2017 | MosesKnows
    The Candidate and the President I am having some difficulty adjusting to a President who is doing what he said he would do. It’s welcome and refreshing but still hard to adjust to. What makes it a hard adjustment for me is all the turmoil and angst from the bearers of the Progressive agenda. Are they having difficulty grasping the reality. Please share the difference between Donald Trump the candidate and Donald Trump the president. I have detected very little difference.
  • Jason Chaffetz overreacts about Kellyanne

    02/13/2017 9:25:18 AM PST · by AlienCrossfirePlayer · 32 replies
    self | Feb. 13, 2017 | self
    Dear Representative Jason Chaffetz: It’s been reported that you have called for the Office of Government Ethics to review Kellyanne Conway's endorsement of Ivanka Trump's brand. Her ethics violation is deminimus and she won’t offend again, obviously. Your overreaction is far more offensive than her faux pas. You are aware that virtually all of the Democrat party is indulging itself in an irrational hatred of all things Trump. Your reaction to Kellyanne’s mistake serves to validate their hatred and encourage it. SO DON’T.
  • (Vanity) Two Photos: Swedish Cabinet Trolling Trump and Visiting Iran

    02/12/2017 1:02:58 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 21 replies
    Vanity
  • Chelsea Clinton says she won’t run for Senate

    02/11/2017 7:59:23 AM PST · by COUNTrecount · 111 replies
    Fox News ^ | February 10, 2017 | Alev Aktar
    What do you do when President Trump’s adviser Kellyanne Conway tweets that your mom is a loser? Chelsea Clinton, who attended her friend Tanya Taylor’s fashion presentation Friday, shared some helpful advice on how to deal with social media bullies: Focus on making your voice heard and ignore the taunts and low blows. “Just have it be background noise,” she told The Post.
  • Europe Election Report (UK Special, Dutch, French)

    02/11/2017 3:38:12 AM PST · by Nextrush
    2/11/2017 | Self
    Can the momentum of Brexit and Doanld Trump's election wins propel victories in the upcoming Dutch election (March 15th) or French presidential election (First Round April 23)? More on that later. But first there's a by election for the Stoke on Trent Central seat in the British House of Commons in 12 days (February 23rd). This may be a first test of momentum with UKIP's newly minted leader Paul Nuttall contesting the seat and with one poll showing him holding a ten percent lead. Stoke has traditionally been a Labour seat but UKIP came in second in the last general...
  • Six New England Patriots Say They Will Skip a White House Visit

    02/10/2017 1:38:04 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 93 replies
    At least six members of the Super Bowl-winning New England Patriots have said they will not visit the White House for the traditional meeting that championship teams have with the president. Running back LeGarrette Blount, defensive end Chris Long and defensive tackle Alan Branch on Thursday became the latest to announce that they would skip the visit. Long posted on Twitter that he “planned on skipping” in response to a column in The Daily News that urged him to skip.
  • Judicial Coup: Question, what is to stop liberal judges from blocking EVERYTHING Trump does?

    02/10/2017 9:43:19 AM PST · by Cubs Fan · 82 replies
    I think we are just seeing the tip of the iceburg here. Liberals courts are not just going to block the travel ban. IMO they are going to try to stop Trump from doing EVERYTHING from now on. So what can be done about it?
  • The Battle Continues

    02/10/2017 5:30:32 AM PST · by Halo-JM · 1 replies
    Home Town ^ | 02/10/2017 | Drop Zone Media
    I breathe a Sign of Relief.
  • Vanity: Can the president ignore the court and continue with his valid executive order?

    02/09/2017 4:01:56 PM PST · by Jim Robinson · 367 replies
    February 9, 2017 | Jim Robinson
    Vanity Discussion Question: Can the president ignore the court order and continue with his valid executive order? It appears the president is acting in accordance to his constitutional powers and specifically in accordance to laws regarding immigration and has been challenged and overridden by an unconstitutionally political activist (liberal) court. If so, can he can he continue with his valid orders controlling the actions of the executive branch? No doubt this would set up a "constitutional crisis" but this is going to happen soon anyway as it's the only way we will ever restore constitutional government, ie, the liberal activist...
  • List of Companies that Suppor the Radical Left

    02/09/2017 6:39:03 AM PST · by Tazzo · 35 replies
    February 9, 2017 | Vanity
    Could we please put together a list of companies that support the radical left; such as Target, Starbucks, Macys,Nordstrom, Kelloggs, Progressive Insurance. Please add any that I may have omitted
  • Doesn't it feel like President Trump been in office for months since Inauguration Day?

    02/08/2017 8:23:10 PM PST · by Bigtigermike · 18 replies
    vanity
    It's only been a little over then 3 weeks but so much has happened. Seems like it's really 2 or 3 months! Trump wasted no time in firing on all cylinders instead of the traditional, slow, methodical presidential ramp up most administrations tend to follow. I know that a business minded person wants to get the ball rolling and that's what most are not used to in the White House, a businessman who actually worked for a living instead of going from one political job to another or is an lawyer. Now comes the hard part of dismantling the entrenched...
  • Sessions Confirmed

    02/08/2017 4:21:05 PM PST · by DOC44 · 47 replies
    Another new sheriff in town
  • Vanity: Is Trump Seeing up Dems on the 9th Circuit Ruling?

    02/08/2017 3:15:32 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 57 replies
    VANITY
    Trump knew that the temporary ban on travel from the seven majority-Muslim nations would be challenged legally. He knew that the Democrats would pick the 9th Circuit (most liberal one) to challenge the travel ban. Some have suggested Trump has no plan in place to defend the law and the B-team argued it before the liberal 9th Circuit. But is this all part of Trump's master plan? Is he 3D chess-ing it? Consider the following: 1. Trump's pick to replace Scalia was approved by 99-0 in the Senate (with votes from Hillary and Obama) and is a lock. 2. Kennedy...
  • Could Christianity See a Revival in Europe in the Distant Future?

    02/08/2017 8:04:38 AM PST · by pinochet · 11 replies
    Vanity
    The Pew Research Institute predicts that there will be more Muslims than Christians in the world in the year 2070. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3023597/Muslims-outnumber-Christians-worldwide-2070-Islam-major-religion-increase-faster-worlds-population.html The German philosopher of history, Oswald Spengler, proposed a cyclical view of human civilization, where civilizations rise and fall according to levels of religious observance. For the first 280 years of Christian history, Christianity was illegal in the Roman Empire. The Roman pagans were as ruthless in their persecution of Christians, as the Muslims are today. But Christians were able to overcome the mighty Roman Empire and take it over. Muslim refugees are leaving their Muslim countries, because there...
  • Justice Anthony Kennedy handles appeals from the Ninth Circuit

    02/08/2017 7:10:27 AM PST · by Lockbox · 63 replies
    Self | 2/8/17 | Self
    Let’s look at sections of the Opinion Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote for Arizona v. United States 567 U.S. ___ (2012)The Government of the United States has broad, undoubted power over the subject of immigration and the status of aliens. See Toll v. Moreno, 458 U. S. 1, 10 (1982) ; see generally S. Legomsky & C. Rodríguez, Immigration and Refugee Law and Policy 115–132 (5th ed. 2009). This authority rests, in part, on the National Government’s constitutional power to “establish an uniform Rule of Nat- uralization,” U. S. Const., Art. I, §8, cl. 4, and its inher- ent power as...
  • US Senate Roll Call vote #58: Shall the Senator be allowed to proceed?

    02/07/2017 9:47:58 PM PST · by Oz8509338511 · 54 replies
    Shall the Senator be allowed to proceed?
  • How About Abortion Free Sanctuary Cities? (Sanctuary cities for the Unborn) Vanity

    02/07/2017 11:02:15 AM PST · by Cubs Fan · 15 replies
    Just hypothetically, I wonder what would happen if a conservative mayor decided to make a "sanctuary for the unborn" city. This could be done by ignoring existing abortion restrictions and saying no more abortion in his/her city? If liberals can play the game of disobeying those laws which they dislike, why can't conservatives?
  • Betsy Devos Seated As Education Secretary

    02/07/2017 9:36:42 AM PST · by Boomer · 14 replies
    Heard on FNC ^ | 2.7.17 | Self
    Winning and historic with VP Pence casting tie breaking vote. Now let's get that public school swamp cleaned up and stop the brain washing and indoctrination of the kids.
  • A good poll to FReep ... Should We Protect Planned (un)Parenthood from Trump?

    02/07/2017 7:29:22 AM PST · by al_c · 15 replies
    kirstengillibrand.com ^ | 02--2-2017 | Kirsten Gillibrand
    As the title says ... a poll asking to protect PP from Trump. http://action.kirstengillibrand.com/p/dia/action3/common/public/index.sjs?action_KEY=1149
  • Social justice warrior assaults Syrian Muslim immigrant during anti-Milo protest at Berkeley

    02/06/2017 7:57:49 PM PST · by grundle · 13 replies
    New York Times ^ | February 2, 2017 | Malini Ramaiyer
    I saw someone wearing all black walk up to a student wearing a suit and say, “You look like a Nazi.” The student was confused, but before he could reply, the black-clad person pepper-sprayed him and hit him on the back with a rod. I ran after the student who was attacked to get his name and more information. He told me that he is a Syrian Muslim. Before I could find out more, he fled, fearing another attack.
  • Vanity: Life for a Policing Under a DOJ Consent Decree

    02/06/2017 7:06:50 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 4 replies
    VANITY
    I spoke at length with someone about policing in a city under a DOJ consent decree. Obama had the DOJ sue dozens of police departments over various 'discrimination and abuse' claims. Any disparity to Democrats = racism. So if more African-Americans are stopped and frisked or arrested and convicted of crimes, that's due to institutional racism of the police force. The DOJ sues and rather than spend millions battling the municipality hands over control of the police to the DOJ/liberal judges. What are some of the typical changes? 1. Any interaction with the public requires some type of report. They...
  • Democrats to protest Patriots Superbowl Win.

    02/06/2017 6:57:33 AM PST · by ISTHISONETAKEN · 37 replies
    Just heard the Democrats are planning on protesting the New England Patriots win - They claim that the Atlanta Falcons are the true winners of the season. For the entire 2016 regular season, the Atlanta Falcons scored a 540 points, whereas the Pats only totaled 441 points (putting them in 3rd place behind the Falcons and the Saints), therefore the Falcons are the true winners of this election game and it is only because of the arcane rules of the NFL that they Patriots were able to steal this win from the true winner. In what world does the team...
  • CNN Breaking News: Falcons Playbook Hacked by Russia? [humor]

    02/05/2017 10:58:31 PM PST · by tcrlaf · 85 replies
    2-6-2017 | TCRLAF
  • Vanity First OT game Super Bowl history

    02/05/2017 7:20:42 PM PST · by raccoonradio · 145 replies
    Fox tv ^ | 2-5-17 | Raccoonradio
    It was 21-0 Falcons.It is now 28 all in Overtime.Missed extra point by Pats.They now have the ball.
  • PBS - your tax dollars at work

    02/05/2017 3:55:31 PM PST · by CardCarryingMember.VastRightWC · 12 replies
    Rocky Mountain PBS ^ | 2/5/2017 | N/A
    Screen-capture of "Videos" page at Rocky Mtn PBS Photo on top titled "Rural Rebellion" of Trump doing a Thumbs-Up, with half his thumb obscured by the title, making it look almost like a closed-fist gesture. Photo at bottom of Trump, Pence, etc marching (Inauguration parade?) And in between is a 3rd photo of some "other marchers". Photo placement & themes are purely coincidental, d'ya think?
  • Captain Kirk Meets Ashley Judd - F*#%-ing Hilarious! [actual title]

    02/05/2017 7:36:43 AM PST · by all the best · 27 replies
    youtube.com ^ | January 22, 2017
    The inter-galactic was against planet Hollywood. Hilarious video. Enjoy. That woman is an absolute loon.
  • Can you hear us now? No? (Vanity)

    02/05/2017 1:17:58 AM PST · by Crucial · 25 replies
    2/5/20017 | Myself
    I don't know about how other conservatives feel after winning this election but I'm still angry, even after all we've gained. The problem is that Soros has too many government officials in his back pocket. The Left hasn't gotten the memo that Americans are tired of living in a creeping tyranny. I know that Presidents' usually lose seats at the midterm election. That can't happen this time. Republicans have to take a greater lead in Congress. The Left can't hear us or won't hear us and don't respect Americans. They won't accept Trump's legitimacy out of spite I've over a...
  • White House: DOJ files emergency stay of court ruling halting immigration (FOX)

    02/04/2017 4:30:19 PM PST · by DOC44 · 101 replies
    Just now on FOX White House: DOJ files emergency stay of court ruling halting immigration
  • Buddhists Do Not Like Muslims

    02/04/2017 7:37:14 AM PST · by pinochet · 30 replies
    A story that has not received much attention, is the growing hostility towards Muslims by Buddhists in Thailand and Burma. After the killing of 20 Buddhist monks by Muslims, a leading Thai Buddhist monk called for Buddhists to defend themselves against Muslims http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/prominent-buddhist-monk/2497804.html
  • Judge Robarts Order re: Trumps Executive Order on Immigration

    02/03/2017 7:07:40 PM PST · by TheConservator · 29 replies
    The judge himself ^ | 2/3/2017 | Judge Robarts
    Since the ruling doesn't contain any explanation of why the judge thinks the plaintiffs are likely to prevail, it seems reversible on its face to me.
  • Judge's block of Trump order stands: CBP asks airlines to let affected people in

    02/03/2017 7:11:38 PM PST · by nwrep · 66 replies
    Various ^ | Februrary 3, 2017 | nwrep
    Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) has asked airlines to let the affected people into the US per the Judge's block of the Trump order. The CBP says it will begin re-instating Visas and letting people in. All reverts to what it was before the Trump EO.
  • Isn't It Time We Said It --We Conservtives are Better people than Liberals (vanity)

    02/03/2017 12:18:09 PM PST · by Cubs Fan · 21 replies
    Look at all the liberals do. they riot, they beat people they burn things, destroy and vandalize property on a routine basis these days. their celebs routinely call for coups and assainations. When was the last conservative riot? Never When was the last time conservatives even stopped traffic, or stopped a speaker from speaking? Never